(SOLVED) Chronic diseases have accounted for disease burden

Discipline: Nursing

Type of Paper: Essay (any type)

Academic Level: High school

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Pages: 3 Words: 800


1. Chronic diseases have accounted for disease burden and mortality all over the world (WHO 2006) . Answer the following questions to demonstrate your understanding of Chronic Disease burden and national strategies for management of chronic diseases.

12.1) What is the role of World Health Organisation in management and prevention of chronic diseases? (Hint: Refer to WHO Action Framework for Prevention and Control of Chronic Diseases. Available in the web link

2. What are the common chronic diseases found in Australia? (Hint: Refer to National Strategic Framework for Chronic conditions published by Department of Health, Australia. Document is available in web link

3. What are the Australian health priorities for chronic disease and prevention in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people? Give examples of strategies and a brief explanation of what is involved. (Hint: Read through the information provided in department of health website regarding chronic disease support. Web-link: https://www.health.gov.au/health-topics/aboriginal-and-torres-strait-islander-health/chronic-disease-support)

Hi can you please answer the above questions using the web link and please answer all the questions. thank you in advance

Expert Answer


The World Health Organization (WHO) plays a crucial role in the management and prevention of chronic diseases by providing leadership, support, and guidance to member countries. The WHO Action Framework for Prevention and Control of Chronic Diseases aims to guide countries in developing and implementing national policies and strategies for the prevention and control of chronic diseases.